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Winning the Trading Game [electronic resource] : Why 95 Per Cent of Traders Lose and What You Must Do to Win

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9780470169957Series: Wiley TradingPublication details: Chichester : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2008.ISBN:
  • 9780470282168
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Winning the Trading Game : Why 95 Per Cent of Traders Lose and What You Must Do to WinDDC classification:
  • 332.64
LOC classification:
  • HG4521 .D72 2008
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Contents:
Winning the Trading Game: Why 95% of Traders Lose and What You Must Do to Win; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Part I: More Life at the End of Your Money; Chapter 1: The Need to Build Wealth; RETIRING EARLY; NEGATIVE SAVINGS RATE; SOCIAL SECURITY; CONCLUSION; Chapter 2: Money-Making Megatrends; INDUSTRIALIZATION; EMERGING MARKETS; RESOURCES UNDER FIRE; FUTURES, FOREX, OR STOCKS?; Chapter 3: What Type of Investor Are You?; YALE STUDY; TYPES OF INVESTORS; FATAL MARKET CONDITIONS; WHERE YOU FIT IN; Part II: Why 95% of Investors Fail at Futures and Forex
Chapter 4: The World of Futures and ForexFUTURES AND OPTIONS; FOREIGN EXCHANGE (FOREX); TYPES OF POSITIONS AND ORDERS; OPTIONS; CONCLUSION; Chapter 5: The Fallacy of Traditional Stock Investment Beliefs; FUTURES AND FOREX INVESTING IS NOT NEW; WHAT YOU DON'T KNOW CAN HURT YOU; EXPLAINING THE STRATEGIES; FEAR LEVERAGE!; MYTH BUSTING; Chapter 6: How to Be Among the 5% Who Win at Trading; THE REALITY; TRADING WITH EMOTIONS; WHAT THE OTHER 5% ARE DOING; BATTLING THE DEMONS OF FEAR AND GREED; SO WHAT DOES IT TAKE TO BE A 5% TRADER?; Chapter 7: Becoming a Speculator; SPECULATION VS. GAMBLING
SUCCESS AND FAILURE IN TRADINGWHAT MAKES IT DIFFERENT FROM MONEY MANAGEMENT; DETERMINE WHAT TYPE OF TRADER YOU ARE; WHAT RISK MANAGEMENT TOOLS CAN DO FOR YOU; NINE RISK MANAGEMENT TACTICS; RISK MANAGEMENT TOOLS BEST SUITED FOR YOUR TRADING STYLE; PROPER RISK MANAGEMENT; Chapter 14: Lesson 7: Building Confidence; 10 MISTAKES ALL TRADERS MAKE; DEMO ACCOUNTS AND PAPER TRADING; TEST ACCOUNT; TRADING PLAN, TRADE WORKSHEET, AND TRADING JOURNAL; BUILDING CONFIDENCE ISN'T EASY; Chapter 15: Getting Started (The Three-Month Plan); FOUR STEPS TO SEVEN LESSONS; THREE MONTHS OF WORK
TECHNICAL ANALYSIS STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSESQUESTIONS FOR TECHNICAL INDICATORS; LIVERPOOL TRADER CHECKLIST; BLACK BOX AND SYSTEMS TRADING; Chapter 11: Lesson 4: Developing Tactics for Entering and Exiting the Market; FIVE TOOLS FOR ENTRY/EXIT; TRADING IS A TEAM SPORT; Chapter 12: Lesson 5: Analyzing Your Opponents and the Market; MARKET PLAYERS; GROUND RULES FOR SPECULATORS USING HEDGING TECHNIQUES AS A RISK MANAGEMENT STRATEGY; WHAT CAN WE LEARN?; MASTERING FUNDAMENTAL REPORTS; CONCLUSION; Chapter 13: Lesson 6: Managing Risk; STOCK INVESTMENT TRUISMS; WHAT YOU SHOULD BELIEVE
THE ROLE OF A SPECULATORARE YOU A SUCKER OR A SPECULATOR?; THE THREE KEYS TO SUCCESS; USING THE KEYS TO MAP OUT YOUR JOURNEY; PULLING IT ALL TOGETHER; Part III: Seven Lessons for Trading Success; Chapter 8: Lesson 1: Developing a Trading Plan; MYTHS OF TRADING; WHAT MARKETS SHOULD YOU TRADE?; WHAT YOU HAVE ACCOMPLISHED; Chapter 9: Lesson 2: Preparing to Speculate; YOUR MONEY, YOUR EMOTIONS; SETTING TRADING GOALS FOR YOURSELF; MONEY MANAGEMENT RULES; CONCLUSION; Chapter 10: Lesson 3: Choosing Your Technical Indicators; FUNDAMENTAL VERSUS TECHNICAL ANALYSIS; WHY TECHNICAL ANALYSIS WORKS
WHAT I WANT FOR YOU AS A TRADER
Summary: With Winning the Trading Game, investment expert Noble DraKoln helps you develop and refine the mental discipline and practical skills needed to ensure trading success. This detailed guide will put you in a better position to use technical analysis to identify profitable trades and exit losing trades; maximize the leverage available in futures and Forex, without endangering your capital base; and control risk by utilizing appropriate strategies for each type of opportunity and time frame.
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Winning the Trading Game: Why 95% of Traders Lose and What You Must Do to Win; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Part I: More Life at the End of Your Money; Chapter 1: The Need to Build Wealth; RETIRING EARLY; NEGATIVE SAVINGS RATE; SOCIAL SECURITY; CONCLUSION; Chapter 2: Money-Making Megatrends; INDUSTRIALIZATION; EMERGING MARKETS; RESOURCES UNDER FIRE; FUTURES, FOREX, OR STOCKS?; Chapter 3: What Type of Investor Are You?; YALE STUDY; TYPES OF INVESTORS; FATAL MARKET CONDITIONS; WHERE YOU FIT IN; Part II: Why 95% of Investors Fail at Futures and Forex

Chapter 4: The World of Futures and ForexFUTURES AND OPTIONS; FOREIGN EXCHANGE (FOREX); TYPES OF POSITIONS AND ORDERS; OPTIONS; CONCLUSION; Chapter 5: The Fallacy of Traditional Stock Investment Beliefs; FUTURES AND FOREX INVESTING IS NOT NEW; WHAT YOU DON'T KNOW CAN HURT YOU; EXPLAINING THE STRATEGIES; FEAR LEVERAGE!; MYTH BUSTING; Chapter 6: How to Be Among the 5% Who Win at Trading; THE REALITY; TRADING WITH EMOTIONS; WHAT THE OTHER 5% ARE DOING; BATTLING THE DEMONS OF FEAR AND GREED; SO WHAT DOES IT TAKE TO BE A 5% TRADER?; Chapter 7: Becoming a Speculator; SPECULATION VS. GAMBLING

SUCCESS AND FAILURE IN TRADINGWHAT MAKES IT DIFFERENT FROM MONEY MANAGEMENT; DETERMINE WHAT TYPE OF TRADER YOU ARE; WHAT RISK MANAGEMENT TOOLS CAN DO FOR YOU; NINE RISK MANAGEMENT TACTICS; RISK MANAGEMENT TOOLS BEST SUITED FOR YOUR TRADING STYLE; PROPER RISK MANAGEMENT; Chapter 14: Lesson 7: Building Confidence; 10 MISTAKES ALL TRADERS MAKE; DEMO ACCOUNTS AND PAPER TRADING; TEST ACCOUNT; TRADING PLAN, TRADE WORKSHEET, AND TRADING JOURNAL; BUILDING CONFIDENCE ISN'T EASY; Chapter 15: Getting Started (The Three-Month Plan); FOUR STEPS TO SEVEN LESSONS; THREE MONTHS OF WORK

TECHNICAL ANALYSIS STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSESQUESTIONS FOR TECHNICAL INDICATORS; LIVERPOOL TRADER CHECKLIST; BLACK BOX AND SYSTEMS TRADING; Chapter 11: Lesson 4: Developing Tactics for Entering and Exiting the Market; FIVE TOOLS FOR ENTRY/EXIT; TRADING IS A TEAM SPORT; Chapter 12: Lesson 5: Analyzing Your Opponents and the Market; MARKET PLAYERS; GROUND RULES FOR SPECULATORS USING HEDGING TECHNIQUES AS A RISK MANAGEMENT STRATEGY; WHAT CAN WE LEARN?; MASTERING FUNDAMENTAL REPORTS; CONCLUSION; Chapter 13: Lesson 6: Managing Risk; STOCK INVESTMENT TRUISMS; WHAT YOU SHOULD BELIEVE

THE ROLE OF A SPECULATORARE YOU A SUCKER OR A SPECULATOR?; THE THREE KEYS TO SUCCESS; USING THE KEYS TO MAP OUT YOUR JOURNEY; PULLING IT ALL TOGETHER; Part III: Seven Lessons for Trading Success; Chapter 8: Lesson 1: Developing a Trading Plan; MYTHS OF TRADING; WHAT MARKETS SHOULD YOU TRADE?; WHAT YOU HAVE ACCOMPLISHED; Chapter 9: Lesson 2: Preparing to Speculate; YOUR MONEY, YOUR EMOTIONS; SETTING TRADING GOALS FOR YOURSELF; MONEY MANAGEMENT RULES; CONCLUSION; Chapter 10: Lesson 3: Choosing Your Technical Indicators; FUNDAMENTAL VERSUS TECHNICAL ANALYSIS; WHY TECHNICAL ANALYSIS WORKS

WHAT I WANT FOR YOU AS A TRADER

With Winning the Trading Game, investment expert Noble DraKoln helps you develop and refine the mental discipline and practical skills needed to ensure trading success. This detailed guide will put you in a better position to use technical analysis to identify profitable trades and exit losing trades; maximize the leverage available in futures and Forex, without endangering your capital base; and control risk by utilizing appropriate strategies for each type of opportunity and time frame.